Shiva Purana [sanskrit]

223,192 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Shiva-purana verse (Sanskrit text), including grammatical analysis, glossary and relevant print editions. The Shivapurana is a one of the eighteen Major Puranas detailing religious worship of Shiva, also known as Shaivism. The book contains 24,000 verses although it is said to be an abridged form and originally consisted of 100,000 verses. This is verse 23 contained in chapter 25 of book 2.5 (रुद्रसंहिता (५): युद्धखण्ड, rudrasaṃhitā (5): yuddhakhaṇḍa).


भद्रसेनस्य तनयस्तथा मंत्रिसुतः प्रभो ।
सुधर्मशुभकर्माणौ सदा रुद्राक्षधारिणौ ॥ २३ ॥

bhadrasenasya tanayastathā maṃtrisutaḥ prabho |
sudharmaśubhakarmāṇau sadā rudrākṣadhāriṇau || 23 ||

The English translation of Shiva Purana Verse is contained in the book Shri Shiva Maha Purana - Moolmatram by Gita Press, Gorakhpur. This book is available online or you could buy the latest edition:

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Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse ( Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Bhadrasena, Tanaya, Tatha, Mantrisuta, Prabhu, Sudharma, Sudharman, Shubhakarman, Shubhakarmana, Sada, Rudraksha, Dharin,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Shiva Purana Verse If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “bhadrasenasya tanayastathā maṃtrisutaḥ prabho
  • bhadrasenasya -
  • bhadrasena (noun, masculine)
    [genitive single]
  • tanayas -
  • tanaya (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • tathā* -
  • tathā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
    tatha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
  • mantrisutaḥ -
  • mantrisuta (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • prabho -
  • prabhu (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    prabhu (noun, feminine)
    [vocative single]
  • Line 2: “sudharmaśubhakarmāṇau sadā rudrākṣadhāriṇau
  • sudharma -
  • sudharma (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sudharman (noun, masculine)
    sudharman (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single], [accusative single]
  • śubhakarmāṇau -
  • śubhakarman (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
    śubhakarmāṇa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]
  • sadā* -
  • sada (noun, masculine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural]
    sadā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • rudrākṣa -
  • rudrākṣa (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • dhāriṇau -
  • dhārin (noun, masculine)
    [nominative dual], [vocative dual], [accusative dual]

Other editions:

Also see the following editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Shiva Purana Verse

Cover of edition (2019)

The Siva Purana (Three Volumes)
by Shanti Lal Nagar (2019)

An Exhaustive Introduction, Sanskrit Text, English Translation with Photographs of Archaeological Evidence

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Cover of edition (2019)

Shri Shiva Purana (Set of 2 Volumes)
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2019)

Sanskrit Text with Hindi Translation

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Shiva Purana (Gujarati)
by Hanuman Prasad Poddar (2013)

[સંક્ષિપ્ત શિવપુરાણ] — Published by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (9788129301840)

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Preview of verse in Gujarati sript:
ભદ્રસેનસ્ય તનયસ્તથા મંત્રિસુતઃ પ્રભો ।
સુધર્મશુભકર્માણૌ સદા રુદ્રાક્ષધારિણૌ ॥ ૨૩ ॥

Cover of edition (0)

Shiva Purana in Kannada
by Vandana Book House, Bangalore (0)

[ಶಿವಪುರಾಣ] Set of 9 Volumes

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Preview of verse in Kannada sript:
ಭದ್ರಸೇನಸ್ಯ ತನಯಸ್ತಥಾ ಮಂತ್ರಿಸುತಃ ಪ್ರಭೋ ।
ಸುಧರ್ಮಶುಭಕರ್ಮಾಣೌ ಸದಾ ರುದ್ರಾಕ್ಷಧಾರಿಣೌ ॥ ೨೩ ॥

Cover of edition (2004)

Shiva Purana (Malayalam)
by Swami Advaitanandapuri (2004)

[ശിവ പുരണ] published by Aarshasri Publications & Co.

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Preview of verse in Malayalam sript:
ഭദ്രസേനസ്യ തനയസ്തഥാ മംത്രിസുതഃ പ്രഭോ ।
സുധര്മശുഭകര്മാണൌ സദാ രുദ്രാക്ഷധാരിണൌ ॥ ൨൩ ॥

Cover of edition (2019)

Shiva Purana (Telugu)
by Hanuman Prasad Poddar (2019)

[శ్రీ శివమఃపురాణము] or [శ్రీ శివ మహా పురాణం]; Published by Gita Press, Gorakhpur.

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Preview of verse in Telugu sript:
భద్రసేనస్య తనయస్తథా మంత్రిసుతః ప్రభో ।
సుధర్మశుభకర్మాణౌ సదా రుద్రాక్షధారిణౌ ॥ ౨౩ ॥

Cover of Bengali edition

Shiva Purana (Bengali)
by Navabharat Publishers, Kolkata (0)

[শিব পুরান]

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Preview of verse in Bengali sript:
ভদ্রসেনস্য তনযস্তথা মংত্রিসুতঃ প্রভো ।
সুধর্মশুভকর্মাণৌ সদা রুদ্রাক্ষধারিণৌ ॥ ২৩ ॥

Cover of edition (2016)

Shiva Purana (Tamil)
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2016)

[ஸ்ரீசிவ மகாபுராணம்]

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